Georgia alligator hunting

Georgia DNR Alligator website

Application Dates: June 1-July 31 Application website

Age and residency requirement: 12 or older to apply May be resident or nonresident

Hunting Season: 2015 season opens at SUNSET on Friday, August 14, 2015 and closes at SUNRISE on Monday, October 5, 2015

Hunting Hours: 24 hours

Legal Methods Of Take: Hunters may use hand-held ropes or snares, snatch hooks, harpoons, gigs or arrows with a restraining line attached. Legal alligators must be dispatched immediately upon capture by using a handgun or bangstick, or by severing the spinal cord with a sharp implement.

Georgia Alligator Links

NEW For the 2015 Alligator Hunting Season
Alligator Hunt Zones Map
Click here to view a 2014 Alligator Harvest Summary
Click here to view the full 2014 Alligator Season report
Click here to view alligator harvest information from 2003 - 2014
Guide to Alligator Hunting in Georgia